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Girl Name: Selene

Name: Selene
Pronunciation: \s(e)-le-ne\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: the moon
Origin: Greek
Sounds Like: Seline, Celene, Selyne, Zelene
Similar Names: Delene, Helene, Melene, Serene
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 2555


Selene \s(e)-le-ne\ as a girl's name is a variant of Selena (Greek), and the meaning of Selene is "the moon".

The baby name Selene sounds like Seline, Celene, Selyne and Zelene. Other similar baby names are Delene, Helene, Melene and Serene.


Selene is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2555 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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